June 29, 2022

Members of a manufacturing crew working for the Late Present with Stephen Colbert had been arrested on Thursday night time at a US Capitol workplace constructing after taping a sketch involving Triumph the Insult Comedian Canine. 9 people — together with Triumph creator Robert Smigel — had been charged with illegal entry.

In line with CBS (by way of The Hollywood Reporter), the manufacturing crew was on-site on the Capitol on June fifteenth and sixteenth recording licensed and pre-arranged interviews with members of Congress. “After leaving the members’ workplaces on their final interview of the day, the manufacturing workforce stayed to movie stand-ups and different remaining comedy components within the halls after they had been detained by Capitol Police,” CBS mentioned in an announcement.

In their very own assertion, the US Capitol Police mentioned that on the time of the arrest “the constructing was closed to guests, and these people had been decided to be part of a bunch that had been directed by the USCP to go away the constructing earlier within the day.”

“That is an lively legal investigation, and should end in further legal costs after session with the U.S. Legal professional,” the USCP added.

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